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Choose a holiday rental for your West Alton getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in West Alton. This city has something for everyone. Gateway Arch and Busch Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in West Alton

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that West Alton has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Louis Zoo (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Raging Rivers Waterpark (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Katy Trail (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • St. Louis Children's Aquarium (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • World Aquarium (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Splash City Family Waterpark (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Alton

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, West Alton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Missouri Botanical Gardens and Arboretum (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Jones-Confluence Point State Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • The Gardens at SIUE (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • O'Fallon Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Fairgrounds Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Ellen Clark Sculpture Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around West Alton

The nearest airport is in St. Louis, MO (STL-Lambert-St. Louis Intl.), located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into St. Louis, MO (SUS-Spirit of St. Louis), which is 27.1 mi (43.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Alton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 29 holiday lettings around West Alton. From 17 houses to 3 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Alton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Alton:

  • Downtown St. Louis: 351 holiday homes
  • Soulard: 91 holiday homes
  • Benton Park: 91 holiday homes
  • Tower Grove South: 72 holiday homes
  • Downtown West: 110 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to West Alton? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in West Alton. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Jones-Confluence Point State Park: 491 holiday lettings
  • Alton Station: 112 holiday lettings
  • Jerseyville Historic District: 25 holiday lettings
  • Westfield Chesterfield Mall: 467 holiday lettings
  • Center of Creative Arts: 571 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Alton listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in West Alton?

Yes, of course. offers 17 Houses in West Alton. Our other popular types of West Alton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Alton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in West Alton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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